Overview of Hostel
Shelter Jordan is in the heart of Amsterdam, close to Anne Frank House, Dam Square, Royal palace and the Museum District. A direct bus to Schiphol Airport is just around the corner.
The Jordan area is full of charming streets, picturesque canals and fascinating hidden courtyards.
From Schiphol Airport:
Take bus 397 to busstation Elandsgracht (last stop). Walk left on Marnixstraat to the big road junction. Cross the road and the canal and turn left on Lijnbaansgracht. Walk on the right side of the water on Lijnbaansgracht. First right is Bloemstraat and we're at number 179, just around the corner.
You can also take a train to Centraal Station and follow the instructions below.
From Centraal Station:
Take tram 13 or 17 from Central Station. You can buy your ticket on the tram (about 3 euro). Get off at the fourth stop called Marnixstraat. Before the bridge, turn right into Lijnbaansgracht. Take the first right into Bloemstraat. Shelter Jordan is at number 179.
Or go by foot (a 20 minutes walk). From the front of Central Station, turn right on the main road (Prins Hendrikkade) and cross the first canal (Singel) and turn immediately left along the canal. Take the second street on the right and walk alongside the canal (Brouwersgracht). Turn left at Prinsengracht (the third canal you'll come to) and walk along the right hand side. After 650 metres, turn right into Bloemstraat. Shelter Jordan is at the far end, at number 179.
From Eurolines bus station:
The Eurolines bus station is at Duivendrecht train Station. Take Metro 54 towards Centraal Station and get off at Weesperplein. Change to tram 10 towards Westerpark and get off at the Marnixstraat/Rozengracht stop. Keep walking the same direction and cross Rozengracht. Turn right and cross the water. Turn left onto Lijnbaansgracht and walk with the water on your left. Bloemstraat is the first street on your right and Shelter Jordan is just around the corner. Total journey time is about 30 minutes.
From Amstel Station you can also take metro 54 to Centraal Station. From Centraal Station take tram 13 or 17 (see info above).
From the ring road A10 West, take exit S105. Drive to the end of the S105 (Nassaukade). Go straight ahead and cross Marnixstraat. Go over the bridge. Immediately turn right into Lijnbaansgracht. The second street on your left is Bloemstraat. Shelter Jordan is at number 179. For parking we recommend the P+R system and the car park at Bos en Lommer..
The Anne Frank House is just at the end of our street and we're located between Dam Square and Leidse Plein.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
* We have a 2 day cancellation policy. If you want to cancel your reservation, please log into your personal Hostelworld account and make the changes before midnight (Amsterdam time) two days before your arrival date. Cancellation by phone is not accepted. Late cancellations and no-shows shall be charged the equivalent of the first night's accommodation. These conditions also apply if the date of arrival has been changed by email. Once you have arrived, paid and checked in it is not possible to receive a refund if you decide to leave early. * Taxes not included - city tax 7.00 % per person per night. City Tax is to be paid upon check-in. * If you are charged a no show charge, then the city tax will transfer into a cancellation fee. * Bag drop-off from 08:00, rooms available to use from 13:30. This hostel is smoke-free, drug-free and alcohol-free. You may smoke cigarettes in the courtyard. There's no curfew or lockout. * A Passport or government issued identity card (for EU citizen) is required upon check-in. * If you have booked the four-person room for two or more people, we can't guarantee you'll be put in the same room but we will try our best. Our dorms are segregated by gender; if you book the wrong room we can't guarantee your accommodation. * There are free lockers. Please bring your own padlock or buy one at reception. * The last-minute internet special offers are only available on online bookings and for a limited time period. Changes to existing bookings which include the special offer prices may result in new (higher) prices being applied to the previously discounted night(s). If the same name, e-mail or credit card is used in multiple bookings for a total of more than 8 people on the same day then we will cancel the booking since we do not accept groups of more than 8 people. * A keycard is mandatory for entering the hostel and for lost key card 5 euros will be charged.